CME & EBAC credits

The National Commission for Continuing Education of the Italian Ministry of Health has assigned VeniceArrhythmias 2017 with 6 CME credits for the full congress (23 hours) for the following disciplinary areas: Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Emergency and First Aid Service, General (Family Doctors) Medicine, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Neurology and Sport Medicine.

The attendance throughout the Workshop of the 90% of the hours is mandatory for CME accreditation.

The event Venice Arrhythmias 2017 is accredited also by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) for 21 hours of External CME credits. Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that have actually been spent in the educational activity. EBAC works according to the quality standards of the European Accreditation Council for Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

The following conditions are mandatory for CME accreditation:

  • attendance throughout the Workshop of at least 21 hours
  • fill-in the CME on-line questionnaire after the congress (once the Organizing Secretariat verifies you attended at least 21 hours)

The credits will be available for all Italian and International MDs – please refer to the Secretariat Desk. Credits will be listed in the CME attendance certificate issued after the end of the Workshop.

Moreover the congress has been given 5 credits for Allied Professional who will attend the sessions taking place on October 25th. The following conditions are mandatory for CME accreditation:

  • attendance throughout the Workshop of at least 5 hours
  • fill-in the CME questionnaire during the congress and deliver it at the Secretariat Desk before leaving the Congress

The credits will be available for Italian nurses – please refer to the Secretariat Desk.